Stories tagged: bunker hill mine
UPDATED: Tue., Dec. 18, 2018, 9:59 a.m.
The Trump administration announced a deal in March that would allow the long-closed Bunker Hill Mine to reopen. But the Canadian company trying to restart mining operations has financial troubles, …
UPDATED: Mon., Oct. 15, 2018, 6:19 p.m.
The company that hoped to reopen the Bunker Hill Mine later this year has defaulted on its lease-purchase option payment.
UPDATED: Thu., Oct. 4, 2018, 4:41 p.m.
Bunker Hill Mining Co. is behind on $400,000 in lease-purchase payments to the owner of the underground lead-zinc-silver property. The company has until Oct. 14 to make the outstanding payment.
UPDATED: Mon., March 12, 2018, 8:51 p.m.
In a move that could allow the storied Bunker Hill Mine in Kellogg to reopen, the federal government has settled a longstanding Superfund lawsuit against its owner.
Wed., Feb. 21, 2018
A $48 million federal project to keep heavy metals out of the South Fork of the Coeur d’Alene River gets underway this spring. The work will be visible from Interstate …
Sun., Feb. 18, 2018
Stanly Easton, chairman of the Bunker Hill Mining Co., built a 14,000-square-foot house in Coeur d’Alene’s Sanders Beach neighborhood in 1922. The historic home is on the market for about …
UPDATED: Thu., May 18, 2017, 6:05 p.m.
There’s talk once again of reopening the storied Bunker Hill Mine in the Silver Valley.
Fri., May 27, 2016, 4:20 p.m.
A Pennsylvania company was awarded a $48 million contract to expand a water treatment system at the Bunker Hill Superfund site near Kellogg. AMEC Foster Wheeler Environmental & Infrastructure Inc. …
Sat., Jan. 8, 2011
Bob Hopper bought the defunct Bunker Hill Mine at a salvage sale and never lost his optimism that the old mine could return to its glory days as one of …